WorldCat Identities

Stewig, John W.

Overview
Works: 189 works in 373 publications in 1 language and 11,472 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Picture books  Textbooks 
Roles: Author, Adapter
Classifications: PZ8.S64, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John W Stewig
King Midas : a golden tale by John W Stewig( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A king finds himself bitterly regretting the consequences of his wish that everything he touches would turn to gold
Using literature in the elementary classroom by John W Stewig( Book )

8 editions published between 1978 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grade level: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, p, e, i, t
Children and literature by John W Stewig( Book )

9 editions published between 1980 and 1988 in English and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amerikaanse inleiding in de jeugdliteratuur, met veel aandacht voor het visuele en het kunstzinnige aspect van het kinderboek, bedoeld voor toekomstige leerkrachten in het basisonderwijs
Stone soup by John W Stewig( Book )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A clever lass, in need of a meal, shows some stingy villagers how to make soup starting with a "magic" stone
The animals watched : an alphabet book by John W Stewig( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Noah's ark from the point of view of the animals he took on board with him
Informal drama in the elementary language arts program by John W Stewig( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grade level: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, p, e, i, t
Read to write : using children's literature as a springboard for teaching writing by John W Stewig( Book )

7 editions published between 1980 and 1990 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Making plum jam by John W Stewig( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On this year's visit to his great-aunts' farm, a young boy enjoys all that is involved in making plum jam--even the adventure of getting the plums from Farmer Wilson's tree
Looking at picture books by John W Stewig( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mother Holly : a retelling from the Brothers Grimm by John W Stewig( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the Grimm tale of the two sisters who visit Mother Holly with very different results
Clever Gretchen by John W Stewig( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poor Hans marries the mayor's daughter after promising that in seven years he will go off with an evil dwarf unless he is able to pose a question the dwarf cannot answer
Princess Florecita and the iron shoes : a Spanish fairy tale by John W Stewig( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A princess braves many perils to wake an enchanted sleeping prince
Dramatizing literature in whole language classrooms by John W Stewig( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fisherman and his wife by John W Stewig( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fisherman's greedy wife is never satisfied with the wishes granted her by an enchanted fish
Read to write : using children's literature as a springboard to writing by John W Stewig( Book )

7 editions published between 1975 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book describes a program designed to help children think about the writing process in order to express their ideas better in writing: to stimulate children's thought and to introduce them to forms of literature they might not ordinarily read, the teacher should read aloud to both primary and secondary level students at least 20 minutes every day. The program has been tested by teachers with the children in their classrooms, and samples of the children's writing illustrate the text. Topics of the chapters are children and writing, writing with and for the very young, characterization, description of settings, development of ideas about plot, using figurative language, poetry, and reshaping writing. A bibliography and an index conclude the book. (Jm)
Exploring language arts in the elementary classroom by John W Stewig( Book )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1995 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exploring language with children by John W Stewig( Book )

4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whuppity Stoorie by John W Stewig( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to cure her ailing pig, an Irish widow agrees to give a strange woman whatever she wants and then the widow must guess the woman's name or give up her baby
Houghton Mifflin English by Shirley M Haley-James( Book )

25 editions published between 1983 and 1995 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

State-adopted textbooks, 2001-2007, grade 6
Nobody asked the pea by John W Stewig( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Expands upon the classic tale of the princess and the pea as seen through the eyes of the prince, the princess, the king and queen, various servants, a mouse, and even the rather vain pea, itself
 
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Alternative Names
Stewig, John W.

Stewig, John Warren

Languages
English (92)

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The animals watched : an alphabet bookMaking plum jamMother Holly : a retelling from the Brothers GrimmClever GretchenPrincess Florecita and the iron shoes : a Spanish fairy taleDramatizing literature in whole language classroomsThe fisherman and his wifeExploring language arts in the elementary classroom